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Legal Statutes: Arizona

UPDATED September 15, 2017

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Chapter 8. Restitutions and Fines

back to top§ 13-802. Fines for Disdemeanors

A. A sentence to pay a fine for a class 1 misdemeanor shall be a sentence to pay an amount, fixed by the court, not more than two thousand five hundred dollars.

B. A sentence to pay a fine for a class 2 misdemeanor shall be a sentence to pay an amount, fixed by the court, not more than seven hundred fifty dollars.

C. A sentence to pay a fine for a class 3 misdemeanor shall be a sentence to pay an amount, fixed by the court, not more than five hundred dollars.

D. A sentence to pay a fine for a petty offense shall be a sentence to pay an amount, fixed by the court, of not more than three hundred dollars.

E. A judgment that the defendant shall pay a fine, with or without the alternative of imprisonment, shall constitute a lien in like manner as a judgment for money rendered in a civil action.

F. This section does not apply to an enterprise.
Added as § 13-1002 by Laws 1977, Ch. 142, § 59, eff. Oct. 1, 1978. Renumbered as § 13-802 and amended by Laws 1978, Ch. 201, §§ 110, 112, eff. Oct. 1, 1978. Amended by Laws 1989, Ch. 87, § 2.